International Brough Reunion
The BFO held an International
Brough Reunion in Utah on August 6-9, 2015. The following events
took place during this reunion:
Friday, August 7, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM:
Between 1:00 PM and 2:30 PM, BFO officials
conducted a special guided tour of historic Temple Square, the large LDS
Conference Center and the famous Family History Library of Salt Lake City.
For more information on these locations, visit the following websites:
Website about historic Temple Square and its nearby Conference
Website about the famous Family History Library: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/FHL/frameset_Library.asp
Between 3:00 and 4:00 PM, BFO officials
and interested family members visited the Salt Lake City Cemetery and
a gravesite memorial to John Brough (1831-1915), a Mormon pioneer
from Durham, England, and a tailor in Salt Lake City. For more information
about John Brough and his family, please visit this website: http://www.broughfamily.org/history/Durham_Broughs.html
Note: Historical Brough-related family sites
are located in Kaysville,
Porterville and Randolph, Utah, and in Salt
Lake City and Nephi, Utah. Click on the geographical locations in
the previous sentence to learn more about these Brough-related sites.
The International Brough Family Reunion of August 7-9, 2015 was announced
News newspapers of July 23 & 30 and August 6, 2015, and placed
online on July
Saturday, August 8, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM:
The BFO held its 2015 International
Brough Reunion at the LDS Creekside Stake Center building (see
map below) located at: 1480 West Phillips Street (at the corner of Flint
Street and Phillips Street), Kaysville, Utah.
Schedule of Events:
12:30 - 1:00 PM: Free registration in the Recreation Hall.
1:00 - 2:00 PM: International Brough Family History Meeting.
This meeting featured a multi-media presentation of new Brough-related
historical discoveries from around the world, and a special memorial tribute
to David Atkins Brough and
other Brough military serviceman.
2:00 - 4:00: Visiting time in the Recreational Hall where Brough-related
materials from around the world ewere displayed. Also, a large new book,
Families Worldwide (shown below) was made available for review
or purchase. This new book is 613 pages in length and is
freely available for viewing as a PDF file. If you wish to obtain
a copy of this book please complete and submit a BFO
Order Form to the BFO Secretary
Sunday, August 9, 2015
8:00 - 10:00 AM:
Some BFO members attended a free live televised
broadcast of "Music & the Spoken Word," featuring the famous
Mormon Tabernacle Choir at the LDS Conference Center in downtown Salt
Lake City, Utah. For more information on the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and
Orchestra at Temple Square, visit these websites:
Related Reunion Photos and Information:
To order a copy of the above hardbound book or book on CD, visit
This book is freely
available for viewing as a PDF File.